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How can Chrome search among the title/URL of already opened tabs, like Firefox?

When you manage many tabs, Firefox has a great feature to avoid opening the same page again, if it's already opened in some other tab: as you type a URL (or title page), Firefox shows in its ...
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How can I remove a specific request header before sending a request in Chrome or Firefox?

I'm looking for a chrome or firefox extension that would allow me to remove certain request headers from all requests to a certain server. Specifically, I'm trying to disable the browser from ...
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A plugin to hide “we set cookies” information

Is there any plugin that would block this annoying information displayed on majority of sites I visit?
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Google Chrome extensions - how to see what extensions are enabled

I'm setting up a new computer, and am trying to recreate my old Google Chrome environment. I can see which extensions I had installed by extracting out the extension names from each extension's ...
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How does Safari's Reader work and when does it show up?

Safari's Reader feature is a cool little app that displays a web page as a newspaper article --- without all the distracting sidebars, comments, and ads. Sometimes it works and sometimes it doesn't, ...
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Install Google Chrome extension from CRX without using Chrome

I get the UTILITY_PROCESS_CRASHED_WHILE_TRYING_TO_INSTALL error when attempting to add any extension from the Chrome web store or the .crx file dragging into Chrome manually. I've given up attempts to ...
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How can I save specific cookies in Chrome but automatically delete all others (including those from the same domain) upon browser close or open? [duplicate]

How can I save one or more specific cookies in Chrome but automatically delete all others (including those from the same domain) upon browser close or open? My original thought was to find a cookie ...
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Prevent exceptions from extensions from pausing Chrome debugger?

In Chrome Dev Tools' debugger, if Pause On Exceptions is enabled, an exception in a Chrome extension will pause the debugger. This is pretty annoying. Is there any way to prevent these scripts ...
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Web Store doesn't work with Chromium Version 28.0.1497.0, what do I do?

Using Chromium Version 28.0.1497.0 on a Windows 7 PC, I wanted to add the Evernote Web Clipper extension to Chromium but when I went to the Web Store it said "Your Chrome version is not supported by ...
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Has anyone created a Chrome Extension that directs certain sites to a FluidApp?

I love using FluidApp but when I click on links (in Chrome) for the sites that I have created apps for (for example NetFlix) it opens a new tab on Chrome. I would love for it to open the fluid app ...
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Opening multiple windows (each with different tabs) when Chrome starts

I need Chrome to startup with multiple windows with different tabs in each. Is there an extension I can use for this or a setting I don't know about? I am able to do this in Firefox using session ...
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How to get rid of Stayfocusd chrome extension?

I installed Stayfocusd extension to boost my productivity and minimize time spent reading about dietary habits of Mongol soldiers in Genghis Khan's time, or the detailed differences between shallots ...
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Chrome extension to open file instead of download it to filesystem?

Is there a Google Chrome extension, app, hack or something that will add an option on the download dialog to Open the file right away, instead of having to download it to a specific place? Thanks
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Is it possible to invert the controls for Chrome Remote Desktop on my Android devices?

I would like to invert the controls on Chrome Remote Desktop for my Android devices so when I scroll down it goes up on the screen. This is how it used to be for LogMeIn Ignition (that I paid $30 for ...
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How to set Chrome browser image as wallpaper in Linux?

I want to set an image in Chrome browser as desktop wallpaper without explicitly downloading the image. Something like ...
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How do I filter out messages sent from Gmail from the “Comment Save” Google Chrome Extension?

Extension: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/ndmcbhmmonjkclhmeidccodfhlifmmco I did include "gmail.com" in the filters, but it still doesn't leave out stuff from Gmail. Here are the filter ...
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How to remove Chrome policies?

I found some weird policies on my chrome by visiting chrome://policy/ (or about:policy), like ExtensionInstallSources or ExtensionInstallWhitelist. I though it may be from some virus because on other ...
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Why are the older add-ons not compatible with new versions of Firefox? [closed]

I have been having this issue since I was a kid. Why does this happen? Which part of Firefox changes that makes it "Uncompatible" with an add-on which is just 0.0.1 version older than the new one. ...
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How to have the Windows Media Player Extension for HTML5 operational across Chrome restarts?

Some of the Internet radio stations I listen to are employing Windows Media Player. Since I use the Chrome browser (37.0.2062.120 m), I installed the Windows Media Player Extension for HTML5 for ...
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How to implement a secure personal web browser on an office PC?

My employer has a thankfully enlightened view regarding web usage during working hours and I would prefer to remain signed into my own personal web pages that I will view during quiet periods or ...
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Opera gestures in Chrome

I am using Chrome but I miss the old Opera gestures (specifically right click + left click for back and LC + RC for forward). I have tried the following extensions, and although they offer some nice ...
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Switching tabs with the mouse wheel

Normally I use Opera, but a certain CMS I am managing fails to support it and works best in Chrome due to gratuitous JavaScript. I am looking for some way to be able to switch tabs in Chrome by ...
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Google Chrome, set LocalStorage location

I've made a Chrome Extension that is like a bot as such, automates signing up on page, performing tasks, and loops. I need to know how I would go about setting Chrome to use a random location for ...
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Google Chrome new tab behavior change

I want to change the behavior of "New Tabs" that are opened in Google Chrome. What I want is whenever I open new tab in chrome the newly opened tab doesn't load itself until I switch to that tab. Is ...
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Activating a Chrome extension that is not from the Chrome Web Store

How do I activate a Chrome extension found as a *.crx file? So far, what I have seen is that Chrome does not allow you to install extensions that aren't found on Chrome Web Store, at least on its ...
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Why are my chrome extensions are not showing inside omnibox

Recently I saw my all extension are pushed in small drop down menu on the right of chrome omnibox ? (see the screenshot) This is a problem because now I have to make 2 clicks (first on drop down ...
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chrome plugin for using proxy service?

I want to view certain websites, travelling through proxies? Does such a google chrome plugin exist where I can just go through proxy with one click for a certain webpage?
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How to download Chrome extensions for installing in another computer?

A computer I use doesn't have access to chrome.google.com/extensions website. I wish I could download the plugin and then use the file to install it, but the only option I have is to install. The ...
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Quick Scroll for Firefox

Is there an equivalent to the Chrome Quick Scroll add-on for Firefox? https://chrome.google.com/extensions/detail/okanipcmceoeemlbjnmnbdibhgpbllgc This is a killer feature of the Chrome browsing ...
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How to open Google Chrome with extensions disabled / turned off?

Google Chrome is crashing when I try to open it. I'm assuming that it's probably a bad extension that's causing the problem. How can I start up Chrome with all extensions disabled / turned off?
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Use the Chrome Devtools Console Filter to hide console errors caused by extensions

I would like to remove all the ERR_BLOCKED_BY_CLIENT errors I get due to AdBlock, so I thought the Filter field would be appripriate but I can't use it to reverse filter. Basically what I want is ...
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Tampermonkey and crx file

I have a crx file I want to run but since it didint come from the chrome store - google disables it. How do you add it to tamper monkey? Thanks.
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Chrome Extensions that modify pages suddenly makes that page not load

All of a sudden, all Chrome extensions that modify pages started acting weird. I first noticed this when I tried to go on Google but it wouldn't load, then I tried to go on Facebook which wouldn't ...
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Install Chrome US-Version outside of US for native OK Google

I read that the "Ok Google" Hands-Free-Hotword for Chrome is currently only available for US Chrome Users (I'm from Austria). I know that a plugin exists but I either need a valid *.crx Version of it ...
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Can't open extensions

I understand that Chrome extensions can be launched by clicking their icons located across the address bar, or from a drop-down menu below a chevron to the immediate left of the Chrome control icon (3 ...
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How do you launch a Chrome extension without going to the app store?

A few months ago there was an update to Google Chrome that got rid of all my "Apps" on the home page. There's only one I use, and now that it's gone it's incredibly frustrating. I use the PostMan App ...
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Chrome extension to edit your own web pages' live html directly in-browser? [closed]

I'm curious. I recently changed the way I've been editing my websites for years (via FTP client), to dropbox-like syncing a version of the public_html folder on the PC to the one on the FTP, with ...
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How can I analyze the impact of each browser extension on Gmail loading time?

I use a couple of Google Chrome Extensions to improve Gmail Web interface (Fix Compose for Gmail, Streak, etc). Is there any way to analyze the impact of each browser extension on Gmail loading time? ...
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What is the fastest way to clear cache and cookies in Google Chrome?

The standard way (hamburger icon>Tools>Clear browsing data>Confirm) is slow, especially when you have to clear frequently during development. Currently, I hit F12 to bring up the Console, go to the ...
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chrome console.error stopped working

I've been relying on console.error for some time, but all of a sudden it just doesn't emit anything. it still works in incognito mode. i've disabled all the extensions one by one but that didn't ...
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Is there a Chrome extension to swap out CSS? [closed]

I'm trying to completely replace the CSS for a domain with different CSS (i.e. swap out the CSS at gaming.SE for that of Stack Overflow). I'd ideally like an extension that lets me do this. I've used ...
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Refresh tab regardless if I interact with the site - Chrome Plugin (Windows)

I'm looking for a way to refresh a tab every x minutes regardless if I click somewhere in the tab or not. All of the extensions I tested before (Refresh Monkey, Easy Auto Refresh, Page Refresh) stop ...
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How to run Javascript code on any website?

How can I run Javascript code on a website to complete a set function or rule as per the website? For example, if I'm trying to download a file from some filehost that requires a survey... Now in ...
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How do I remove a certain HTML code from a certain website?

There are some websites which refresh themselves in a very short period. I want to disable this behavior. The code that causes this problem is almost always following line: <meta ...
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Google Chrome: select column from a table

Is there an extension for Google Chrome that would allow me to select a column from a table on the webpage? E.g. when I want to copy text from just one column of a table. You can select any row or ...
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chromecast not showing smooth NFL Game pass tab [closed]

I've purchased a ChromeCast just to view NFL Game-Pass on my TV (since I'm nor in the US, Hulu and Netflix are not an option). However it doesn't cast the game smoothly. I've tried lowering the rate ...
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How to edit Google Chrome page context menu?

I would like to remove some items from the webpage context menu in Google Chrome (like 'Open in new window', 'Search with Google` etc.). How can I do it? Is there any extension which could help me?
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Copy Chrome extensions from one computer to another

Has anyone successfully downloaded Google Chrome apps (or extensions or whatever they are called) from another browser and then installed them on Chrome? Google Web Store and Google Play are blocked ...
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Do Chrome extensions for one User have any access to other users?

I am trying to isolate any installed Google Chrome / Chromium extensions from my more private web browsing activity. My thought was to have two Chrome "Users", with more private browsing done in one, ...
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Google is blocking SRWare Iron from its web store. Is there a way around it?

System: Windows 7 Iron 30.0.1650.0 "based on the free Sourcecode "Chromium" (the google browser)" Problem: When I access the google chrome webstore I get the following error message: "Your ...